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Alex Wood strikes out six in loss vs. Pirates
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Braves pitcher Alex Wood took the loss Tuesday, giving up three runs (two earned) on seven hits and two walks in 6 2/3 innings while striking out six in his team's 3-2 defeat against the Pirates.

Wood (11-11) took hold of a 2-0 lead after two innings, but the Pirates managed an unearned run in the fourth inning before tying the game on a fifth-inning home run. Wood watched Pittsburgh take a lead on an RBI double in the sixth but still ended up with his 11th straight quality start. He owns a 2.78 ERA, 1.14 WHIP and 170:45 K:BB ratio in 171 2/3 innings. Wood's slated to start the season finale Sunday against the Phillies.

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Gerrit Cole strikes out eight in win vs. Braves
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole earned a win Tuesday, giving up two earned runs on four hits and two walks in seven innings while striking out eight in his team's 3-2 victory over the Braves.

Cole (11-5) has racked up four straight wins, striking out 29 batters and walking only three while posting quality starts each time during that stretch. He owns a 3.78 ERA, 1.24 WHIP and 126:40 K:BB ratio in 131 innings. Cole is slated to face the Reds in Sunday's season finale.

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Aroldis Chapman strikes out three in 34th save
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Reds closer Aroldis Chapman earned his 34th save Tuesday, striking out three and walking one in a scoreless ninth inning to slam the door on his team's 3-1 win over the Brewers.

Chapman hasn't allowed a hit in more than two weeks, and he hasn't given up a run since his Aug. 17 meltdown. He owns a 2.12 ERA, 0.86 WHIP and 100:24 K:BB ratio in 51 innings.

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Johnny Cueto strikes out seven in win vs. Brewers
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Reds pitcher Johnny Cueto earned a win Tuesday, giving up just one earned run on four hits and one walk in eight innings while striking out seven in his team's 3-1 victory over the Brewers.

Cueto (19-9) had a rough outing in his last start, but he bounced back in a big way Tuesday, limiting Milwaukee to just a sixth-inning solo home run. He owns a 2.29 ERA, 0.97 WHIP and 235:65 K:BB ratio in 235 2/3 innings. He'll go for win No. 20 in the season finale against the Pirates Sunday.

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Mike Fiers surrenders two runs in loss vs. Reds
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Brewers pitcher Mike Fiers took a loss Tuesday, allowing two earned runs on four hits and one walk in five innings while striking out three in his team's 3-1 defeat against the Reds.

Fiers (6-4) fell behind right away, surrendering back-to-back solo home runs in the first inning, but though he pitched well over the remainder of his outing, the offense wasn't able to pick him up. Fiers owns a 1.92 ERA, 0.85 WHIP and 69:16 K:BB ratio in 65 2/3 innings. He's scheduled to close the season for the Brewers Sunday against the Cubs.

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R.A. Dickey allows two runs in win vs. Mariners
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Blue Jays pitcher R.A. Dickey earned a win Tuesday, giving up two earned runs on five hits and two walks in seven innings while striking out six in his team's 10-2 victory over the Mariners.

Dickey (14-12) gave up two runs in the third inning to fall behind 2-1, but the Blue Jays offense took advantage of a rare off-night by Felix Hernandez to rack up seven runs in the fifth and help Dickey cruise to a win in his sixth straight quality start. He owns a 3.78 ERA, 1.24 WHIP and 171:71 K:BB ratio in 209 2/3 innings. Dickey's slated to face the Orioles in the season finale Sunday.

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Felix Hernandez rocked for eight runs in loss Tuesday
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Mariners pitcher Felix Hernandez took a loss Tuesday, giving up eight earned runs on seven hits and three walks in just 4 2/3 innings while striking out five in his team's 10-2 defeat against the Blue Jays.

Hernandez (14-6) had a rare off-night Tuesday, giving up a run in the first inning before the Blue Jays exploded offensively in the fifth. He owns a 2.34 ERA, 0.94 WHIP and 241:46 K:BB ratio in 230 2/3 innings with one more scheduled start remaining Sunday. The dud drops him to second in the AL ERA race behind Chris Sale.

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Steve Cishek picks up 38th save Tuesday
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Marlins closer Steve Cishek earned his 38th save Tuesday, giving up two hits and striking out one in a scoreless ninth inning to finish off his team's 2-0 win over the Phillies.

Cishek had allowed just three hits in seven scoreless innings during September going into Tuesday, but despite surrendering multiple hits for the first time since Aug. 23, he still extended his scoreless streak to 10 innings. Cishek owns a 3.22 ERA and 82:21 K:BB ratio in 64 1/3 innings.

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Henderson Alvarez allows no runs in win vs. Phillies
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Marlins pitcher Henderson Alvarez earned a win Tuesday, giving up five hits and one walk in 7 2/3 scoreless innings while striking out two in his team's 2-0 victory over the Phillies.

Alvarez (12-6) has turned in three straight quality starts and continues to excel despite a pedestrian strikeout rate. He owns a 2.70 ERA, 1.22 WHIP and 108:33 K:BB ratio in 180 innings. He's slated to face the Nationals in the season finale Sunday.

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Cole Hamels allows two runs in loss vs. Marlins
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels was stuck with a loss Tuesday, surrendering two earned runs on seven hits and one walk in seven innings while striking out four in his team's 2-0 defeat against the Marlins.

Hamels (9-8) put together his seventh straight quality start Tuesday, with the Marlins scrapping together a run in the fourth inning and another in the fifth to pull out a win. Hamels owns a 2.47 ERA, 1.17 WHIP and 191:58 K:BB ratio in 196 2/3 innings. He's set to face the Braves in the season finale Sunday.

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